Feasibility of Acoustic Remote Sensing of Large Herring Shoals and Seafloor by Baleen Whales

Abstract

Recent research has found a high spatial and temporal correlation between certain baleen whale vocalizations and peak herring spawning processes in the Gulf of Maine. These vocalizations are apparently related to feeding activities with suggested functions that include communication, prey manipulation, and echolocation. Here, the feasibility of the… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/rs8090693

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